I was asked recently if ‘past questions can guarantee a successful utme’ It is an interesting questions. Preparing for your examination with past questions is very effective and easy. Most candidates just open the pages of past questions and begin to read it like a comic book
This is terribly wrong, past questions are not object for fun and literary perusal, they are for study purposes. Utilizing them will increase your chances of doing well in your examination. This article is to show you the means of using past questions to guarantee your jamb utme success for 2018.
To Read and pass exceptionally using past questions,
Follow the rules below:
1. Read Text Books:
One mistake aspirants make is to hop straight to past questions studying without possessing atleast a fair knowledge on whatever topics that are on the jamb syllabus.
The key to effective study using past questions is that before you solve practice questions in the past question booklet, it is important you have gone through all the topics in your textbook completely. Without studying your textbook, using past question alone might make create an unpleasant study condition full of tension and embarrassment.
The following are the best order you must follow to study effectively for Jamb 2018.
- Get recommended materials.
- Go through Jamb syllabus.
- Study with your syllabus and textbooks.
- Get and study past questions.
- Study with textbooks, jotters, syllabus and Jamb past questions.
2. Choose Right Way To Study:
You have two means of studying past questions, which are solving a specific topic and attempting everything. The level of preparedness you have will be a factor when it comes to picking any of this option.
After reading how to answer comprehension passages in Jamb English, you may want to test yourself by only studying the comprehension part in your Jamb past questions and so on.
If the exam is already near, the right thing to do is answering the past question by the way they appear.
3. Read, Understand, Solve Problems & Jot Down:
First, read the Jamb past question(s), understand what the questions requires and then proceed to solve the problems.
Don’t study to impress anyone and never skip any question giving you headache. Ensure to solve everything and refer to your textbooks for clarifications when necessary.
Finally, ensure to jot down any important point or lesson you got from the question (s). Jotting down would help you during revisions.
4. Check Your Answers:
Some answers in your Jamb past question pack are wrong. Ensure to check textbooks also for correct answers you failed or are not clear about. Don’t cram answers too… With constant practice, you would be good.
5. More Practice:
Don’t say, “I have solve this question, therefore I won’t go back to it” Ensure to solve the questions as many times as possible before Jamb 2018 exam date. The more you study, the more you are good to go.